How to create a business out of Lifestyle Photography | Profoto (CA)
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How to create a business out of lifestyle photography

Learn important photography business aspects, what goes into building a successful portfolio and keeping up with social media.

$80.00 CAD

100% satisfaction guaranteed. We offer full refunds up to 14 days after purchase.

Description

About this course

This course is in English.

Emma teaches important business and editing aspects of photography. What her workflow looks like, getting behind-the-scenes material, managing assignments with clients, agents and art directors, staying aware of trends and what sells, and lastly.. what goes into building a successful portfolio and keeping up with social media.

Suitable for all levels of knowledge

Duration: 1 h 22 min

What you get in this course

  • Instant knowledge on lifestyle photography
  • Ability to elevate content from reality to Instagram
  • Knowledge on how to mix ambient and flash
  • Tools to grow your content business
What you'll learn

Discover how to:

  • Improve your behind-the-scenes images
  • Improve your image editing and workflow
  • Handle an assignment/brief/debrief client
  • Work with an agent Art Director
  • Get satisfied customer
  • Trends – what does the market want/what sells
  • Manage your portfolio & social media

What you may need

Essential information

Here are some things that are good to know, as well as useful gear to use for this course. These are simply recommendations, not requirements.

Recommended gear

To do the exercises you need at least one light for off-camera use.

For the final hero image in this course we used:

  • 2 x light for on- and off-camera use
  • 1 x strip box
  • 1 x color gel
  • Extras: light stands

Useful knowledge

  • Lighting skill level: Suitable for all levels of knowledge

  • Camera skill level: Comfortable handling a camera in manual mode

Meet the teacher
Emma Svensson
Adventurer, climber, photographer and vanlifer Emma Svensson has built her brand around natural-looking lifestyle content. Her approach is always very hands-on, but the seemingly effortless process is based on many years of hard-earned professional photography in some of the world’s most spectacular locations. She is popular both for her photographic style, but also for the ability to engage, inspire and pass on her insights to other aspiring shooters.
Meet the teacher

Emma Svensson

Adventurer, climber, photographer and vanlifer Emma Svensson has built her brand around natural-looking lifestyle content. Her approach is always very hands-on, but the seemingly effortless process is based on many years of hard-earned professional photography in some of the world’s most spectacular locations. She is popular both for her photographic style, but also for the ability to engage, inspire and pass on her insights to other aspiring shooters.

Frequently Asked Questions

What’s the difference between a series and a course?

A series consists of two or more courses from the same photographer. If you buy a series, you will benefit from a bundled offer for the entire package. Also, when you complete a series, you’ll receive personal feedback from one of our instructors and become a Certified Light Shaper.

Do I have to own Profoto products in order to take your courses?

No. All our courses are designed to improve your photography, regardless of what equipment you’re using.

How do I access the courses I buy?

As soon as we’ve received payment, you can view or take all your courses online - simply by logging on to the Profoto Academy website. You’ll find your courses at the Profoto Academy start page.

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Profoto products in action

You don’t need to own Profoto products to learn from this series. But just in case you’re interested, here are the ones we used:

Profoto B10 & B10 Plus

Profoto A10

Air Remote TTL

OCF Softbox 2x3'

New

OCF Adapter

Profoto Clic Gel

OCF II Gels